Brooklyn Glass, Gowanus, Brooklyn

Organic form lampshade

Spruce up your home or office by making something not only beautiful, but functional as well. Our new glassblowing workshop is perfect for beginners and advanced blowers alike. Instructors will guide you through the process of creating a fluid, unique lampshade to hang or mount in the area of your choosing.

During this 5 hour class you will learn the basics of glassblowing, like gathering molten glass from the furnace, manipulating molten glass into beautiful shapes, and learning the about the creation and use of colors in glass art. The sky is the limit when it comes to the amount of personalization you can add to your creation.

Make something that you can treasure forever, and feel the power of molten glass while you do it!

You will be able to make at list couple of lampshades. The finishing cold work is included and will be done by our expert technicians.

Please note, due to the nature of glass and it's fragility, we will be able to make a max 1/2 inch hole for the fixture wire.

Weekend Class